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. what are we hearing from the white house? >> president obama called john baner and mitch mcconnell about the upcoming cuts. today. no details are being released. right now on capitol hill house democrats are holding a hearing, looking at the impact of the scheduled cuts. >> eight days from now, a tremor will hit the american economy that is both unwelcome and unnecessary. it is an across-the-board cut in spending that some estimate will cost us 750,000 american jobs. >> congressman andrews said that often catastrophes are unavoidable. this one, he said, is completely avoidable. >> shepard: of course it is. it is this bunch of people in washington on the both sides of the aisle who say, if we don't get something done by this date, sequester kicks in. you now hey they decide to stop sequester? decide it doesn't have to kick in. >> leading republicans say they're open to a compromise on spending but saying no more new taxes. the president obama called for a balanced approach and the outcome was tax increases, cantor says, quote, president obama says unless he gets a second tax
room because republicans have walked away from them in the past. president obama wanted to show them the faces of some of the people that will be hurt if there's no deficit reduction agreement as well as to argue the spending cuts would have a very bad impact. >> these cuts are not smart. they are not fair. they will hurt our economy. they will add hundreds of thousands of americans to the unemployment rolls. this is not an abstraction. people will lose their jobs. the unemployment rate might tick up again. >> reporter: mr. obama wants a combination of tax revenue and spending cuts, but republicans say any new tax revenue should be used to lower overall rates for everyone, shepherd. >> the simpson-bowles commission with a new plan. what's the reaction to that. >> reporter: the white house loves that the plan calls for new tax revenue, but officials not showing much enthusiasm for the much deeper cuts in health care spending that the president wants. former white house chief of staffer bowles and simpson, a republican from wisconsin, say -- wisconsin wisconsin were close to a deal. th
the obama policeman would be dead on arrival if propoised. >> let's make sure the group up there, the gang of eight, makes a good progress on these evidents as much as they say they want to. >> rubio says the president never met -- met with him on immigration reform. the staff is working for member office both parties. >> shepard: 196 miles an hour. is that enough to silence danicka's critics? she has just made history in daytona beach. her huge win. that's next. oh this is lame, investors could lose tens of thousands of dollars on their 401(k) to hidden fees. is that what you're looking for, like a hidden fee in your giant mom bag? maybe i have them... oh that's right i don't because i rolled my account over to e-trade where... woah. okay... they don't have hidden fees... hey fern. the junkrawer? why would they... is that my gerbil? you said he moved to a tiny farm. that's it, i'm running away. no, no you can't come! [ male announcer ] e-trade. less for us. more for you. >> shepard: 22 minute pass the hour. racing star danicka patrick scored the top spot in the doonts 500. a first for any
. the syrian obama toi observatorn intensive day of fighting. the yo un estimates the war hasd to the death of more than 60,000 men, women, and children. the u.s. state department is reporting that nearly 800,000 syrian citizens are fleeing to neighboring countries. just in to fox newschannel, the iranian foreign minister believes the syrian government is now willing to negotiate with the syrian rebels. we have no way to know whether that's true. please consider the source. it's according to the egyptian state news agency. we've heard a long list of broken promises before from syria. if this is true, it would be a major development. no breath holding, though. greg palkot with the news live along the turnish border with syria. hello, greg. >> reporter: hey, shep, a lot of reports, a lot of action. we spent time today with a top rebel commander and got some insight into it all. he was a colonel in the syrian military before he defected. we caught up with him in a town along the turkey-syria border which is a hub of rebel activity. now, he admits that there are islamist extremists, foreign fig
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